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DSCL Open 2013/Individual League

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[e][h]DSCL Individual League
League Information
Sponsor(s):
Game Version:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Online/Offline
Location:
Netherlands Netherlands
Format:
1v1
Prize Pool:
€1,000 (≃ $1,299.41 USD)
Start Date:
2013-01-08
End Date:
2013-06-01
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
64
25
17
22
Maps

About[edit]

The Dutch StarCraft League (DSCL) is a volunteer-powered StarCraft 2-platform based in the Netherlands. Our aim is to create a fun and recurring context for competitive play, and to become a rally point for the Dutch StarCraft-community.

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

€1,000 are spread among the players as seen below:

Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on June 1, 2013: 1 EUR = 1.29940 USD.

Schedule[edit]

Online qualifiers[edit]

Main Tournament[edit]

The main tournament runs from week 13 (March 25th) to week 20 (May 19th). Participants will be divided into four separate 16-player double elimination brackets. They will play one match each week:

  • Week 13: Winner bracket RO16
  • Week 14: Lower bracket round 1 + winner bracket RO8
  • Week 15: Lower bracket round 2
  • Week 16: Lower bracket round 3 + winner bracket RO4
  • Week 17: Lower bracket round 4
  • Week 18: Lower bracket round 5 + winner bracket finals
  • Week 19: Lower bracket finals
  • Week 20: Grand finals

Grand Finals[edit]

The finalists from each of the four brackets, 8 players in total, will get a seed into the finals which will be played on June 1st 2013. At the event they’ll play through an 8-player double elimination bracket to decide who will be the first DSCL winner!

Format[edit]

The individual league has 3 stages, the first of which consists of 12 online qualifiers which are held from January through March 2013. These are single-evening (or afternoon) events, where players duke it out in a single-elimination bracket. Every time a player participates in a qualifier, he/she gets qualification points – the further the player get the more points he/she gets. The two finalists of each qualifier get rewarded with a direct seed into the main tournament.

A total of 64 players will qualify for the Main Tournament (played in April and May). Among these are the top-two finishers from every single qualifier (24 players), while the remaining 40 slots are given to the top players in the point rankings.

The 64 players in the Main Tournament will be divided into four separate 16-player double-elimination brackets. These brackets will be played, one round per week (combining upper and lower bracket into a single round where possible), until there are only 8 players left (the top 2 from each bracket). These players qualify for the Grand Finals, with the winner of each bracket gaining favorable seeding. The DSCL Individual League end with the Grand Finals, a live event where the top 8 players will play through a double-elimination bracket.

Map Pool Details[edit]

Each part of the league has a slight change in map pool.

Online Qualifiers[edit]

Main Tournament[edit]

Grand Finals[edit]

  • GameHeart - Akilon Wastes v1.3
  • GameHeart - Bel'Shir Vestige v1.3
  • GameHeart - Daybreak v1.3
  • GameHeart - Neo Planet S v1.3
  • GameHeart - Newkirk Precinct v1.3
  • GameHeart - Star Station v1.3
  • GameHeart - Whirlwind v1.3
  • GameHeart - Icarus v1.3

Participants[edit]

Main Tournament[edit]

Finals[edit]

Protoss (4) Terran (0) Zerg (4)
Team GrubbyTeam Grubby
Netherlands Grubby(1)
AT GamingAT Gaming
Sweden ThisGameSuck
LowLandLionsLowLandLions
Netherlands Melle
LowLandLionsLowLandLions
Netherlands Jona
Netherlands Sjaak Netherlands RainMan
FnaticFnatic
Netherlands Harstem
Team LiquidTeam Liquid
Netherlands Ret
Mouse ControlMouse Control
Netherlands Darkomicron(1)

(1)Grubby cancelled his participation due to holidays. Darkomicron, who originally placed third in Group 2, replaces him.

Results[edit]

Grand Finals[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarter-Finals
Upper Bracket Quarter-Finals
Upper Quarter-Finals
UB Quarter-Finals
UB QF
Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Semi-Finals
UB Semi-Finals
UB SF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Final
UB Final
Grand Final
Grand Final
GF
NetherlandsHarstem
2
NetherlandsSjaak
1
NetherlandsRainMan
0
NetherlandsMelle
2
NetherlandsHarstem
2
NetherlandsMelle
1
NetherlandsJona
1
SwedenThisGameSuck
2
NetherlandsRet
2
NetherlandsDarkomicron
1
SwedenThisGameSuck
1
NetherlandsRet
2
NetherlandsHarstem
0
NetherlandsRet
2
Lower Round 1
Lower Round 1
LB Round 1
LB R1
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Quarter-Finals
LB Quarter-Finals
LB QF
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Semi-Finals
LB Semi-Finals
LB SF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Final
LB Final
NetherlandsSjaak
2
NetherlandsRainMan
0
SwedenThisGameSuck
2
NetherlandsSjaak
1
NetherlandsJona
0
NetherlandsDarkomicron
2
NetherlandsMelle
2
NetherlandsDarkomicron
0
SwedenThisGameSuck
2
NetherlandsMelle
1
NetherlandsHarstem
2
SwedenThisGameSuck
0
NetherlandsRet
NetherlandsHarstem
4

(2)Coming from the Winners Bracket, Ret started the Best-of-7 Grand Finals with a 1-0 lead.

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Main Tournament
251722
GF WB R1
44
GF WB R2
22
GF WB Finals
11
GF LB R1
22
GF LB R2
31
GF LB R3
11
GF LB Finals
11
Grand Final
11

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